We are proud to be a part of these upcoming events in and around Chicago and in cities across the Midwest. Come fly with us in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Ohio, Kentucky, Alabama and more. 


Want to start a festival in your town or looking to add to an already existing festival? Look no further. Chicago Kite brings family fun to any and all types of events. From show kite that reach up to 100 feet long to sport kites that zip through the sky and kite making materials for all ages, we have all your kiting needs covered. Contact us through email or give us a call to see how we can bring the joy of kite flying to your event. Our team of flyers never disappoint. 


Featured show kite flyers include: Al Sparling, Darryl Waters, Anthony Catalano, Jim Gates, Dale Bowden, Sis and Dick Vogel,Steve Batliner, Mike Holl and The Wisconsin Kite Flyers Club. Featured sport kite flyers (dual and quad line) include: Sky Fx, Windjammers, Team Chicago Kite along with Rich May, David Illescas, Ted Beck, Ed Brunt, Jim Overman, Paul Krekel and more.  Please contact us at:  festivals@chicagokite.com

Upcoming Kite Festivals

  • Chatham Family Kite Festival
    Sat, Sep 18
    Chatham Community Park
    Pack your kites, pack your picnic, pack your family and come join us for another fun day filling the Chatham skies with kites.
  • Dekalb Kite Fest
    Sun, Sep 12
    Kiwanis Park
    The 2021 DeKalb Kite Fest is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and see amazing kites! Kids of all ages will enjoy seeing the giant inflatable kites, dancing kites, and fighting kites high up in the sky. Kite Fest is free!
  • Family Kite Fly
    Sat, Sep 11
    Prairie Fields
    Prairie Fields Sports Park plays host to a family kite fly! Bring out the whole family for a day of kite fun – and you can bring, make, or buy a kite at the event, and FREE paper kite kits to the first 100 kids in attendance
  • Frontier Kite Fly Festival
    Sun, Jun 06
    Frontier Sports Complex
    The annual Frontier Kite Fly Festival event for the entire family!
  • Shorewood Kite Festival
    Sat, Jun 27
    Cene's Four Seasons Park
    The Shorewood Kite fest is happening this Sunday, June 25th from 11 am until 3 pm at Cene’s Four Seasons Park!
  • Chicago Kids and Kites Festival
    Sat, May 02
    Cricket Hill
    A favorite family event and a harbinger of springtime in Chicago, the 22nd Annual Chicago Kids and Kites Festival returns to Cricket Hill in Lincoln Park (Montrose and Wilson) on Saturday, May 2, from 10am to 4pm. Admission is FREE.
  • Flying 4 the Kids
    Sat, May 02
    Join us for a day of kite flying
  • Asha Kiran Community Kite Festival
    Sat, Mar 07
    John Hunt Park
    All are welcome to fly or watch at the Asha Kiran Foundation's Community Kite Festival.
  • Rainbow Beach  Annual Kite festival         Cancelled
    Sat, Oct 02
    Rainbow Beach Park
    Come along and enjoy a family based fantastic fun filled non-alcohol family day out on Rainbow Beach in the sunshine.
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